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'Soup and Sandwich' event helps Backpack Attack program
Donkey basketball coming to Osakis
Williams drops appeal in manslaughter case
Herrera sentencing reset
Wrestling: Waldvogel, Zieske get Osakis' only wins against OTC
Girls basketball: Savageau's career-high leads Osakis past Swanville
Boys basketball: Second half carries Osakis after slow start
Going to another level
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 16
Football: Warriors spoil Osakis’ home opener
Community Calendar - October 28-30, 2015
Community Calendar - August 12, 2015
James L. Adams
Etta Marie Kind
Senior Menus Jan. 17-24
Senior Menus Jan. 3-10
This Guy's 70!
Bob and Marlys Ferris
Engaged - Wadsworth and Stier
New Arrival: Xavier James
Letter: Here's how to prevent birth defects
Remember When, 1968: Green Sheet debuts in Review
Osakis Voices: Are you prepared for a vehicle breakdown?
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
Osakis Voices: Survey confirms Galeon's high level of care
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Deadline to report fall-seeded crops is Nov. 15
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
USDA announces applications available for conservation program
FSA Todd County committee nomination period now open
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government and politics
January 10, 2018
County board reorganizes for 2018
A new year means a new board chair for the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. After a motion was made by Commissioner Jerry Rapp and a second...
January 10, 2018 - 9:43am
January 3, 2018
Agreement reached with teachers
Teacher salaries for the Osakis School District have been settled for the next two years, 2017-18 and 2018-19, at an increase of 3.39 percent for the first year, and 2.02 percent for the second year. The 2016-17 salaries and benefits amount to $4,097,221. Total salaries and benefits...
January 3, 2018 - 9:35am
December 20, 2017
City levy increases 9.4 percent
The Osakis City Council approved a property tax levy increase of 9.4 percent for 2018. Before taking the unanimous action at its Dec. 12 meeting, the council held a Truth in Taxation hearing but no one from the public spoke. The levy was set at $716,000 — a $62,000 increase...
December 20, 2017 - 9:28am
December 13, 2017
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
ST. PAUL — Mrs. Smith is going to Washington. Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith will replace U.S. Sen. Al Franken once he resigns after eight sexual...
December 13, 2017 - 4:53pm
County cuts proposed levy in half
When Douglas County set its preliminary levy in September, property owners would have seen a 4 percent increase in their property taxes. However,...
December 13, 2017 - 10:01am
December 6, 2017
County fair has small shortfall, big impact
The Douglas County Agricultural Association invested heavily into the fair this year, making improvements and bringing in new attractions like...
December 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
December 4, 2017
City council meeting postponed
Because of winter storm warnings, the Monday, Dec. 4 meeting of the Osakis City Council has been postponed. The meeting is rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m.
December 4, 2017 - 2:51pm
November 29, 2017
When is building permit needed?
Editor's note: The following information was provided by Todd County Planning and Zoning. Todd County land use permits are required outside city limits for buildings and structures greater than 32 square feet in size.
November 29, 2017 - 1:30pm
Snow removal contract awarded for Osakis Public Schools
Snow removal bids were received by the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Nov. 13 meeting, and a contract was awarded for the current season. Schultz Sand and Gravel had the low bid $900 per snow event of more than two inches. The agreement calls for the plowing to be completed by...
November 29, 2017 - 10:45am
November 22, 2017
Farm Service Agency elections begin
County committee elections for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency are under way in Douglas County. The 2017 election in Douglas County will be conducted for the representative in Local Administrative Area 3. The area consists of the following townships: Holmes...
November 22, 2017 - 12:40pm
Schools make headway as 'best workforce'
The World's Best Workforce Report for the 2016-17 school year was presented to the Osakis School Board at its Monday, Nov. 13 regular meeting by Principals Shad Schmidt and Tim Roggenbuck. The report is a state-mandated program that requires school districts to develop a comprehensive,...
November 22, 2017 - 11:32am
Does anyone have the time?
As deadlines woosh past in the various Osakis renovation and revitalization projects, one issue remains unsolved. Where will the clock go? The...
November 22, 2017 - 11:29am
November 15, 2017
Outside gambling provider moves in
Bowling has been a big part of the Long family for a long time. In 2016, their love for bowling brought Cathleen Long and her brothers, Ron and Steve, to Osakis, where they bought Lakeview Lanes from long-time owners Doug and Carol Oelfke. Over the past year, the Longs have undergone...
November 15, 2017 - 11:00am
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 8, 2017
Council gets reports from city departments
Osakis department heads presented their monthly reports to the City Council at its regular Monday, Oct. 2 meeting at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Liquor store Manager Julie Didier reported that on-sales profit for September was $5,236. Off-sale revenue for September was $24,074. Total profit...
November 8, 2017 - 11:53am